Views of Portland, Oregon for the Oregon Art Project

Collection Data

Description
Views of Portland, Oregon and vicinity made for the Works Progress Administration's Oregon Art Project. Views include architectural and historic sites, landmarks, industrial and waterfront districts and residential streets.
Names
White, Minor (Photographer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1937 - 1939
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Shelf locator: MFZ (White, M.) 93-6221
Shelf locator: 91PH040.001-91PH040.030
Topics
United States. Works Progress Administration
Oregon Art Project
agricultural buildings
Architectural decorations & ornaments
Architectural elements
architectural orders
Architectural sculpture
Automobiles -- 1930-1939
banks
Bridges
Business districts
Business enterprises
Cast ironwork
City & town life
Crosses
Doors & doorways
Dwellings
Farm life
Fences
Fire escapes
Food storage building
Fountains
Garages
Grain elevators
Grain industry
Hoisting machinery
Iron industry
Loading docks
logs
Lumber industry
Marine terminals
Mills
Piers & wharves
Railroad cars
Railroad facilities
Railroad tracks
religious buildings
Religious education
Remodeling
Residential streets
Shipping
signs
Ships
Street-railroads
Streets
Trees
Tugboats
Waterfronts
Water pumps
Windows
Works Progress Administration
Portland (Or.)
St. John's (Ore.)
Genres
Cityscapes
Photographs
Notes
Preferred citation: Romana Javitz Collection.
Ownership: Transfer, 1991.
Detailed inventory available.
Statement of responsibility: Minor White (American, 1908 - 1976) (Photographer)
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Extent: 30 photographic prints :silver gelatin, b&w ; 25.2 x 20 cm. and smaller.
Collection stamps, verso.
Series title, captions, photographer's credit, negative numbers typed, verso.
Numbers inscribed in pencil, verso, recto in margins.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11744230
TMS Object Number: 91PH040.001-030
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 94e7b000-526d-0132-c16e-58d385a7bbd0
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